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Do all GPs need standing desks?

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I have had a varidesk which sits on top of my usual desk for the last 2 years. As someone who had a her first hip replacement at the tender age of 42 years sitting down for hours on end plays havoc with my hip flexors. Researching ways to keep the knife away from my other hip, I came across the standing desk. Research suggested that the standing desk made you more productive and reduced the risk of diabetes. I don't consult standing up, but when energy and concentration is flagging I can flick the handles and the desk goes up. I wouldn't want to be without it, but make you own minds up. So far I've postponed my other planned hip surgery but I would blame Pilates and the cross trainer for that too.

Posted date

14 Oct 2016

Posted time

10:14pm

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